Frequently Asked Questions

  Is it okay to submit an application if I haven't taken the SAT or ACT yet?
 

Yes, you can submit an application before taking the SAT or ACT. However, be aware that a decision will not be made until all required items are submitted. Additionally, please remember not to wait until the last minute to take the SAT or ACT.

  How can I check the status of my application?
  You can check the status of your application by logging into E-Services using your UHCL ID number.
  How is dual credit and AP credit evaluated?
  Dual credit will be evaluated once the official transcript from a community college or university is received. AP and CLEP credit are recognized by UHCL. A minimum score of 3 or higher is required on AP exams for college credit. Some courses also require a higher score. For more information, please visit: Credit By Examination.
  What housing options are available to first-time freshman?
  On-campus housing is available for students via Hawks Landing. Apartment style housing is available at University Forest Apartments.

 

Contact
  • Office of Admissions

    Phone: 281-283-2500
    Fax: 281-283-2522
    Email: admissions@uhcl.edu

    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 13
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Fall/Spring hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.